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Marin Independent Journal
Tam football throttles winless San RafaelCarroll gets protection from his offensive line during a 46-0 win against San R
Marin Independent Journal / Posted 14 hours ago
Carroll gets protection from his offensive line during a 46-0 win against San Rafael in Mill Valley on Saturday. (Alan Dep/Marin Independent Journal) The Tam High football team’s losing streak entering this week paled in comparison to San Rafael’s... Read more
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Marin Independent Journal
Tam football team throttles winless San RafaelCarroll gets protection from his offensive line during a 46-0 win against San R
Marin Independent Journal / Posted 15 hours ago
Carroll gets protection from his offensive line during a 46-0 win against San Rafael in Mill Valley on Saturday. (Alan Dep/Marin Independent Journal) The Tam High football team’s losing streak entering this week paled in comparison to San Rafael’s... Read more
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Marin Independent Journal
George Russell: Marin residents needs to plan for emergenciesa Novato neighborhood with only one road in and out, residents say the devastat
Marin Independent Journal / Posted 23 hours ago
a Novato neighborhood with only one road in and out, residents say the devastating North Bay fires are a reminder that tragedy could strike Marin County. Read more about this topic. (George Russell - Special to Marin Independent Jou... Read more
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Eureka Times-Standard
North Coast Section postseason football format remains intact2016. The Giants, who were the No. 9 seed last season, won the game and advance
Eureka Times-Standard / Posted yesterday
2016. The Giants, who were the No. 9 seed last season, won the game and advanced to the section quarterfinals. Alan Dep — Marin Independent Journal The North Coast Section postseason format for football will remain intact after no motion was made... Read more
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Marin Independent Journal
North Coast Section postseason football format remains intact2016. The Giants, who were the No. 9 seed last season, won the game and advance
Marin Independent Journal / Posted yesterday
2016. The Giants, who were the No. 9 seed last season, won the game and advanced to the section quarterfinals. (Alan Dep/Marin Independent Journal) The North Coast Section postseason format for football will remain intact after no motion was... Read more
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Marin Independent Journal
George Russell: North Bay fires deal a blow to state symbolsand officials continued the search for dozens of missing people, fire crews gai
Marin Independent Journal / Posted yesterday
and officials continued the search for dozens of missing people, fire crews gained additional ground on the deadly blazes that have scorched more than 210,000 acres. Read more about this topic. (George Russell - Special to Marin Independent Jou... Read more
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Marin Independent Journal
Marin prep football, Week 9Marin Catholic quarterback Spencer Petras vs. Terra Linda on Oct. 7 in Kentfiel
Marin Independent Journal / Posted 2 days ago
Marin Catholic quarterback Spencer Petras vs. Terra Linda on Oct. 7 in Kentfield. (Robert Tong/Marin Independent Journal) Check here for Marin high school football Week 9 live updates on marinij.com. Follow all the action Friday and Saturday on... Read more
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Marin Independent Journal
Girls water polo: Tam tops San Marin after slow startshoots as San Marin’s Anja Damazyn moves in to defend during their game in Mill
Marin Independent Journal / Posted 2 days ago
shoots as San Marin’s Anja Damazyn moves in to defend during their game in Mill Valley on Thursday. PHOTOS BY Alan Dep — Marin Independent Journal Had the Tam High girls water polo team not played in the Western States tournament in Modesto over... Read more
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Marin Independent Journal
Volleyball: Branson tops Redwood in possible playoff previewball in set 2 of the Bulls’ match at Redwood in Larkspur on Wednesday. The Bull
Marin Independent Journal / Posted 3 days ago
ball in set 2 of the Bulls’ match at Redwood in Larkspur on Wednesday. The Bulls won the match in three sets, Alan Dep — Marin Independent Journal After a strange week and a half without much in the way of practice or games due to the North Bay... Read more
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Marin Independent Journal
Terra Linda captures MCAL girls golf titleof Indian Valley golf course in Novato on Tuesday. She was best in the tourname
Marin Independent Journal / Posted 4 days ago
of Indian Valley golf course in Novato on Tuesday. She was best in the tournament, shooting an 82. Photos by Alan Dep — Marin Independent Journal It was years before the 2017 season started that Terra Linda girls golf coach Steve Troya knew it... Read more
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Marin Independent Journal
Prep standings through Oct. 16Amelia Browne spikes the ball as Marin Catholic's Kari Geissberger, Gina Eriger
Marin Independent Journal / Posted 5 days ago
Amelia Browne spikes the ball as Marin Catholic's Kari Geissberger, Gina Erigero, and Ry Goodwin jump for a block during the MCAL finals at College of Marin in Kentfield, Calif. on Saturday, Oct. 29, 2016. (Alan Dep/Marin Independ... Read more
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The Mercury News
Marin techies offer Wine Country fire victims free help with data retrievalmanager at DriverSavers in Novato, examines a damaged computer Friday in a disp
The Mercury News / Posted 6 days ago
manager at DriverSavers in Novato, examines a damaged computer Friday in a display case at the company’s office. (Alan Dep/Marin Independent Journal) “These fires have literally hit home for us,” said Scott Moyer, DriveSavers president. “With a... Read more
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Marin Independent Journal
George Russell: Perspective amidst North Bay firesfrom their homes in the state’s fabled wine country and threatening to undo the
Marin Independent Journal / Posted 7 days ago
from their homes in the state’s fabled wine country and threatening to undo the efforts of crews who have spent days trying to corral the flames behind firebreaks. Read more about this topic. (George Russell - Special to Marin Independent J... Read more
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The Mercury News
Sonoma Raceway hosts temporary RV shelter for Wine Country fire evacueesplays his banjo in one of Sonoma Raceway’s RV lots, which the raceway has made
The Mercury News / Posted 8 days ago
plays his banjo in one of Sonoma Raceway’s RV lots, which the raceway has made available to fire evacuees. (Alan Dep — Marin Independent Journal) “I lose all thoughts when I play instruments and forget about the ills of the world — jobs,... Read more
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Marin Independent Journal
George Russell: Add ‘golfers’ to list of San Geronimo endangered speciespurchase the property in a two-step process that involves the Trust for Public
Marin Independent Journal / Posted 8 days ago
purchase the property in a two-step process that involves the Trust for Public Land. State law requires counties to publish such a notice before purchasing property. Read more about this topic. (George Russell - Special to Marin Independent Jou... Read more
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Marin Independent Journal
Premier colleges contact Petras amid Oregon State coach’s departureSpencer Petras, right, makes a short pass against Terra Linda on Saturday, Oct.
Marin Independent Journal / Posted 10 days ago
Spencer Petras, right, makes a short pass against Terra Linda on Saturday, Oct. 7, 2017, in Kentfield, Calif. (Robert Tong/Marin Independent Journal) Marin Catholic High senior Spencer Petras, an ESPN four-star football recruit, said he’s still... Read more
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Marin Independent Journal
Football: Five takeaways from the first half of MCAL playcounty in receiving yards (541), seventh in rushing (279) and has scored nine t
Marin Independent Journal / Posted 11 days ago
county in receiving yards (541), seventh in rushing (279) and has scored nine total touchdowns through Week 7. (Alan Dep/Marin Independent Journal) We’re past the halfway mark of the football season, and the MCAL scope has been cleared a bit —... Read more
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Marin Independent Journal
George Russell: Marin’s own special kind of energy conservationits campaign “Drawdown: Marin,” referring to the point in time when the concent
Marin Independent Journal / Posted 13 days ago
its campaign “Drawdown: Marin,” referring to the point in time when the concentration of greenhouse gases in the atmosphere begin to decline on a year-to-year basis. Read more about this topic. (George Russell - Special to Marin Independent Jou... Read more
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Marin Independent Journal
Football: Marin Catholic tops Trojans in battle of MCAL’s bestcould not hold on to the ball as Terra Linda’s Bryan Mazariegos defends the pla
Marin Independent Journal / Posted 14 days ago
could not hold on to the ball as Terra Linda’s Bryan Mazariegos defends the play on Saturday in Kentfield. (Robert Tong/Marin Independent Journal) Spencer Petras seemingly had an eternity to stand in the pocket and find an open receiver. He... Read more
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Marin Independent Journal
Join us in Mill Valley as IJ Forums goes liveshown at designated times via Comcast Channel 26 and AT&T U-verse Channel 99. W
Marin Independent Journal / Posted 15 days ago
shown at designated times via Comcast Channel 26 and AT&T U-verse Channel 99. We’ll publish a schedule of planned broadcast times. But I hope to see many of you in Mill Valley on Thursday. Robert Sterling is editor of the Marin Independent Jour... Read more
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Marin Independent Journal
Drake football team rolls San RafaelRaskowsky, left, and Daniel Forrest (11) on Friday, Oct. 6, 2017, at Drake High
Marin Independent Journal / Posted 15 days ago
Raskowsky, left, and Daniel Forrest (11) on Friday, Oct. 6, 2017, at Drake High School in San Anselmo, Calif. (Robert Tong/Marin Independent Journal) The Drake High football team cannot be faulted for the construction of the MCAL schedule. In the... Read more
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Marin Independent Journal
Terra Linda High to expedite replacing unsafe turf at athletic fieldTerra Linda High School. The 11-year-old artificial turf failed two safety test
Marin Independent Journal / Posted 15 days ago
Terra Linda High School. The 11-year-old artificial turf failed two safety tests last week. (Jocelyn Knight/Special to the Marin Independent Journal) Terra Linda High School officials said they will move as rapidly as possible to install a new... Read more
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Marin Independent Journal
New Terra Linda field to be expeditedTerra Linda High School. The 11-year-old artificial turf failed two safety test
Marin Independent Journal / Posted 15 days ago
Terra Linda High School. The 11-year-old artificial turf failed two safety tests last week. (Jocelyn Knight/Special to the Marin Independent Journal) Terra Linda High School officials said they will move as rapidly as possible to install a new... Read more
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Marin Independent Journal
George Russell: Shopping cart wars in NovatoCity Council signed off Tuesday on stricter regulations that include imposing f
Marin Independent Journal / Posted 15 days ago
City Council signed off Tuesday on stricter regulations that include imposing fines on businesses with stray carts across the city. Councilwoman Pam Drew was opposed. Read more about this topic. (George Russell - Special to Marin Independent Jour... Read more
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Marin Independent Journal
Marin prep football, Week 7of San Marin tackles Alhambra’s Daniel Boyd during their game in Novato, Calif.
Marin Independent Journal / Posted 16 days ago
of San Marin tackles Alhambra’s Daniel Boyd during their game in Novato, Calif. on Saturday, Sept. 30, 2017. (Alan Dep/Marin Independent Journal) Check here for Marin high school football Week 7 live updates on marinij.com. Follow all the... Read more
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Marin Independent Journal
San Rafael preps forced to relocate games after Terra Linda field fails safety testThe San Rafael High School field is not available because a new stadium is bein
Marin Independent Journal / Posted 17 days ago
The San Rafael High School field is not available because a new stadium is being constructed there. Alan Dep — Marin Independent Journal San Rafael prep sports teams have had to scramble to relocate games after Terra Linda High School’s... Read more
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Marin Independent Journal
Tennis: Branson wins as Marin Catholic switches up its lineupagainst Marin Catholic’s Charlotte Plachman in their No. 3 seed match on Wednes
Marin Independent Journal / Posted 17 days ago
against Marin Catholic’s Charlotte Plachman in their No. 3 seed match on Wednesday in San Rafael. PHOTOS BY Robert Tong — Marin Independent Journal The Branson girls tennis team was the one missing a regular starter, but it was Marin Catholic... Read more
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The Mercury News
Is kale actually bad for you? Study shows popular health food can be dangerousyour thyroid. A kale chopped salad with bacon, apples, cranberries, pomegranat
The Mercury News / Posted 18 days ago
your thyroid. A kale chopped salad with bacon, apples, cranberries, pomegranate and lemon-chive dressing (Special to the Marin Independent Journal) According to Oregon State University’s Linus Pauling Institute, kale has long been hailed for its... Read more
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Marin Independent Journal
Empowering our students to take positive actionrecognition; at other times, we hear criticism from members of the public who w
Marin Independent Journal / Posted 19 days ago
recognition; at other times, we hear criticism from members of the public who want to see changes. Recent coverage in the Marin Independent Journal has cast a critical light on the climate, culture and quality of student learning at Hall Middle... Read more
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Marin Independent Journal
San Marin football team stunned in loss to AlhambraSan Marin’s Colin Hickey hands off to Jahmal Changeux during their game against
Marin Independent Journal / Posted 21 days ago
San Marin’s Colin Hickey hands off to Jahmal Changeux during their game against Alhambra in Novato on Saturday. (Alan Dep/Marin Independent Journal) The San Marin High football team couldn’t have asked for a much better first half. The Mustangs... Read more
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Marin Independent Journal
Football: Marin Catholic posts third-straight shutout in NCS semifinal rematch vs. Analyquarterback Spencer Petras tries to dodge Analy’s Toren Callison during their g
Marin Independent Journal / Posted 22 days ago
quarterback Spencer Petras tries to dodge Analy’s Toren Callison during their game in Sebastopol on Friday. Alan Dep — Marin Independent Journal Just over 11 months ago, the Marin Catholic and Analy High football team matched up in an exciting... Read more
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Marin Independent Journal
Marin prep football, Week 6the end zone after picking up a Calistoga fumble during their game in Ross, Cal
Marin Independent Journal / Posted 22 days ago
the end zone after picking up a Calistoga fumble during their game in Ross, Calif. on Thursday, Sept. 28, 2017. (Alan Dep/Marin Independent Journal) Check here for Marin high school football Week 6 live updates on marinij.com. Follow all the... Read more
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Marin Independent Journal
Football: Undefeated Branson trounces Calistogatosses a pass over Calistoga's Eduardo Sandoval during their game in Ross, Cali
Marin Independent Journal / Posted 23 days ago
tosses a pass over Calistoga's Eduardo Sandoval during their game in Ross, Calif. on Thursday, Sept. 28, 2017. (Alan Dep/Marin Independent Journal) The Branson School eight-man football team was prepared for its toughest challenge in the... Read more
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Marin Independent Journal
Water polo: Novato overcomes early deficit, races past Marin CatholicCatholic's Conor Cassidy takes a shot during their water polo game in Novato, C
Marin Independent Journal / Posted 25 days ago
Catholic's Conor Cassidy takes a shot during their water polo game in Novato, Calif. on Tuesday, Sept. 26, 2017. (Alan Dep/Marin Independent Journal) Minutes before facing Marin Catholic, Novato High boys water polo coach Rod Crow gave a brief... Read more
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Marin Independent Journal
Marin City’s Gateway Center showing signs of renewalCenter consists of 182,000 square feet of retail space and 900 parking spots of
Marin Independent Journal / Posted 26 days ago
Center consists of 182,000 square feet of retail space and 900 parking spots off southbound Highway 101. (Robert Tong/Marin Independent Journal) Six months into a revitalization push at the Marin Gateway Center in Marin City — marked by the... Read more
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Marin Independent Journal
George Russell: East San Rafael street parking is an ordealdirected city staff this week to begin the process to drop street parking space
Marin Independent Journal / Posted 27 days ago
directed city staff this week to begin the process to drop street parking space limits from 72 to 24 hours in the Canal area and surrounding east side neighborhoods. Read more about this topic. (George Russell - Special to Marin Independent Jou... Read more
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Marin Independent Journal
San Marin football team routs Tam for first MCAL winfirst-quarter touchdown. Timberman finished with 106 yards rushing, 78 receivin
Marin Independent Journal / Posted 28 days ago
first-quarter touchdown. Timberman finished with 106 yards rushing, 78 receiving and three total touchdowns. (Alan Dep/Marin Independent Journal) Frustrated with himself for dropping two passes in the first quarter, San Marin High wide... Read more
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Marin Independent Journal
George Russell: Flood control raze craze in San Anselmounanimously Tuesday to enter into a one-year option to buy a downtown San Ansel
Marin Independent Journal / Posted 28 days ago
unanimously Tuesday to enter into a one-year option to buy a downtown San Anselmo building for $1.75 million so that it can be torn down for flood control efforts. Follow on your mobile device. (George Russell - Special to Marin Independent Jou... Read more
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Marin Independent Journal
Ritch, Branson cruise past Tomales in all-Marin matchuppunt for a touchdown in the second quarter of the Bulls' game at Tomales, Calif
Marin Independent Journal / Posted 29 days ago
punt for a touchdown in the second quarter of the Bulls' game at Tomales, Calif. on Friday, Sept. 22, 2017. (Alan Dep/Marin Independent Journal) Despite the Branson School’s 68-26 rout of host Tomales in eight-man football action Friday... Read more
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Marin Independent Journal
George Russell: Mill Valley-Corte Madera tunnel has high cost, low interestcost $46.8 million to rehabilitate the 132-year-old Alto Tunnel, which connects
Marin Independent Journal / Posted 29 days ago
cost $46.8 million to rehabilitate the 132-year-old Alto Tunnel, which connects Mill Valley and Corte Madera, for bicycle and pedestrian use, according to a new study. Read more about this topic. (George Russell - Special to Marin Independent Journ... Read more
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Marin Independent Journal
Marin prep football, Week 5Andre Lopez of Drake tries to dodge Novato's Isiah Miranda during a game Sept.
Marin Independent Journal / Posted 29 days ago
Andre Lopez of Drake tries to dodge Novato's Isiah Miranda during a game Sept. 16. (Alan Dep/Marin Independent Journal) Check here for Marin high school football Week 5 live updates on marinij.com. Follow all the action Friday and Saturday on... Read more

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